Murray Perahia

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Murray David Perahia () (born April 19, 1947) is an American pianist and conductor. He is widely considered one of the greatest living pianists. He was the first North American pianist to win the Leeds International Piano Competition, in 1972. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Murray Perahia has received more than 358,993 page views. His biography is available in 27 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 26 in 2019). Murray Perahia is the 451st most popular musician (up from 580th in 2019), the 2,409th most popular biography from United States (up from 2,886th in 2019) and the 139th most popular American Musician.

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  • 360k

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  • 65.79

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  • 27

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 6.98

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  • 2.50

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among musicians, Murray Perahia ranks 451 out of 2,675Before him are Jermaine Jackson, Leonardo De Lorenzo, Van Cliburn, Steve Hackett, Armin van Buuren, and Michael Hutchence. After him are Jimmy Cobb, Bruno Mars, Wolfgang Sawallisch, Tony Sheridan, Shinichi Suzuki, and Ivry Gitlis.

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Among people born in 1947, Murray Perahia ranks 132Before him are Glenn Tipton, Zdeněk Zeman, Christian Jacq, Takeo Takahashi, Kevin Farrell, and Edu Coimbra. After him are Tadahiko Ueda, Kjell Magne Bondevik, Branko Oblak, Rob Reiner, Włodzimierz Lubański, and Abdel Aziz al-Rantisi.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Murray Perahia ranks 2,409 out of 15,968Before him are Edward Zwick (1952), Brittany Murphy (1977), Michael J. Sandel (1953), Lew Wallace (1827), Elgin Baylor (1934), and Louis Gossett Jr. (1936). After him are Parry O'Brien (1932), Jimmy Cobb (1929), Will Sampson (1933), Wilbur Scoville (1865), Donald P. Bellisario (1935), and Clarissa Pinkola Estés (1945).

Among MUSICIANS In United States

Among musicians born in United States, Murray Perahia ranks 139Before him are Gerry Mulligan (1927), Dee Dee Ramone (1951), Randy Rhoads (1956), Jason Newsted (1963), Jermaine Jackson (1954), and Van Cliburn (1934). After him are Jimmy Cobb (1929), Bruno Mars (1985), Ben Webster (1909), Bill Viola (1951), Ira Gershwin (1896), and Adam Levine (1979).